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EXHIBITION
Treasures of the ANU Archives
Friday, 6 June 2014 - Tuesday, 30 September 2014
R.G. Menzies Building (#2), Fellows Road, ANU
The Treasures of the ANU Archives exhibition will highlight historic documents, photographs, maps, and film from the ANU Archives extensive collection including the University's own archives, and the Noel Butlin Archives Centre.
EXHIBITION
#sculpture
Tuesday, 22 July 2014 - Saturday, 2 August 2014
ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Ellery Crescent, ANU
A survey of diverse contemporary sculptural practice by third and fourth year students of the School of Art sculpture workshop.
SEMINAR
The Internet of Things (Inaugural Dean's Colloquium)
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
N101, Computer Science & Information Technology (CSIT) Building 108, North Road
There's much talk about the Internet of Things: many companies know of numerous exciting opportunities and can't wait to take advantage of them. What is getting lost, however, is the why and the what of the Internet of Things. What does it mean, and what is meaningless discussion about it?
EXHIBITION
Step into the Limelight
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - Saturday, 9 August 2014
ANU School of Art Foyer Gallery, Ellery Crescent, ANU
Step into the Limelight is the ACT Department of Education's major arts showcase event. The student art exhibition marks the start of the Step into the Limelight festivities for 2014 which will include a film festival and gala performance.
SEMINAR
The Nagoya Protocol: Japan, access to genetic resources and academic research
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Phillipa Weeks Staff Library, ANU College of Law
The Nagoya Protocol will be in force on 12 October 2014. The Japanese government has been discussing implementation of the Nagoya Protocol and will decide a monitoring system soon. Under this regime, Japanese academic institutions conducting research activities using genetic resources have to prepare to comply with the Nagoya Protocol and domestic monitoring measures for their academic research. To support and promote these activities, the ABS Task Force Team for Academia was established in 2012.
SEMINAR
International negotiations on climate change: the real dynamics
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Seminar Room 1.04, Coombs Extension Building, Building #8, ANU
Professor Howard Bamsey explores the behind-the-scenes evidence to address the need for more effective response measures in international negotiations if the goal of avoiding more than a 2°C rise in temperature (from pre-industrial times) is to be met.
SEMINAR
Making ethnographic data more accessible through information architecture
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Milgate Room
How can ethnographic collections be successfully shared with a public audience online?
WORKSHOP
Introduction to Student Leadership at ANU 2014
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 - Wednesday, 30 July 2014
Function Room, Burton and Garran Hall
The purpose of this program is to provide professional development to students who are planning to take up a leadership position within the ANU community in 2015. As a pilot program, it will run over two days in July and will be evaluated with assistance from participants.
BOOK LAUNCH
Book launch: The economics of just about everything, by Andrew Leigh
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
ANU Commons, Lena Karmel Lodge, cnr Barry Drive & Marcus Clarke Ctreet, Canberra
Did you know that another 10cm of height boosts your income by thousands of dollars per year? Or that a boy born in January is nearly twice as likely to play first grade rugby league as a boy born in December?
PUBLIC LECTURE
Chinese economic diplomacy towards the Oceania Island States in the 21st Century
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Innovations Theatre, Building 124, Eggleston Road, ANU
Oceania island states are an important part of China's grand peripheral strategy. In the first decade of the 21st century, the relationships between China and Oceania island states present the full range of development. Chinese economic diplomacy in the areas of trade, investment and development assistance towards Oceania island states has achieved fruitful results.
OTHER
Blow up the lecture?
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Auditorium, Centre on China in the World, Building 188, Fellows Lane, ANU
Technology is opening up new ways to teach and learn and we want your opinion on what the classrooms of the future might look like.


MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Treasures of the ANU Archives
Friday, 6 June 2014 - Tuesday, 30 September 2014  more»
Book launch: The economics of just about everything, by Andrew Leigh
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Blow up the lecture?
Tuesday, 29 July 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  more»
What will you do when your doctorate is done?
Friday, 1 August 2014 at 9:30 AM - 6:45 PM  more»
ANU/Canberra Times meet the author series with Greg Combet
Thursday, 7 August 2014 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Neoclassical Growth Theory: From Swan to now
Wednesday, 13 August 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM  more»
Eat, drink & be literary with Chris Uhlmann & Steve Lewis
Friday, 15 August 2014 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM  more»
L'Orfeo
Thursday, 21 August 2014 - Friday, 22 August 2014  more»
We are all made of stars: Establishing equity and diversity within Australian astronomy
Thursday, 28 August 2014 - Friday, 29 August 2014  more»
 
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